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Massive debris removal planned

...large white bags of debris from the Kodiak storage yard to the barge after it arrives. Tom Pogson with the Island Trails Network, which worked on the Kodiak-area debris removal, said that will be the easy part.In other locations, the bags...
Where the world ends up when the ocean spits it out

...Alaska's waters in the last 10 years; Alaska Marine Stewardship Foundation, Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies, Island Trails Network, Airborne Technologies, Inc, Sitka Sound Science Center, Island Charters, NOAA, NMFS, Auke Bay Labs, USFWS...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska: Part 2

...conducting geographic and scientific expeditions and, in the early 1900s, setting up communications systems plus road and trail networks.In 1904, the Navy designated Kiska Island in the Aleutians a naval reservation but did not develop it.In 1922...
First downhill mountain bike trail planned in Juneau

...said. "One of the highest priorities (in the Eaglecrest Master Plan) was ... the community's desire for more trail networks in the summer. We're trying to provide that for the community.""Both from a hiking and biking standpoint I'm...
Part II: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...the Glacier Highway. It's important to be careful - the trail gets quite steep and people have been injured. The trail network can also get a bit confusing at times; if you are unfamiliar with the trail, look for the trail markers and make...
Cleanup of trash in remote Alaska island underway

...Island is the second and final year of Kodiak Island Trails Network's debris-removal project at the site, KMXT reported...Participants have been on the island now for two weeks, Trails Network director Tom Pogson said. So far, the work is going...
'Fat bike' enterprises gain traction in Anchorage

ANCHORAGE - You see them on the city's trail network: chunky black rubber tires powered by thunder-cracking thighs. Fat bikes are almost as ubiquitous as cross-country skis on...
Alaska Science Forum: A walk through the UAF Cold Preserve

...rather than ski. A trail designated for dog walking offers the straightest line, just more than one mile.The dog-trail network consists of a few loops through the heart of the North Campus area. In winter, boots and paws press a path one foot...
A Juneau Nordic ski primer

...Out the road While there are skiing options further out Glacier Highway, Eagle Beach is the last bastion of groomed trail networks. All the construction work done over the past year at the state park between the beach and Eagle River should translate...
Villagers take precautions against snowmobile thugs

...force trauma to her abdomen. Villagers commute to Bethel, a city of 6,000, for work, shopping or flights using a trail network. Last January, Jim Napoka was traveling to Bethel from Atmautluak when he saw four snowmobilers headed his way...


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